The table below looks at the prevalence of the term VHDL in IT contracts advertised for the Aberdeen region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VHDL over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VHSIC Hardware Description Language (VHDL)
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing VHDL 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Aberdeen - - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 - £425
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £44.50 £42.73
% change year-on-year
-10.11% +4.15%
VHDL
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the Aberdeen region.

Miscellaneous Category
Aberdeen
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
14 8 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Aberdeen 50.00% 17.39% 21.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 8
Average daily rate £325 £365 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.95% +7.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £153 £337 £130
10% offered a daily rate of more than £347 £393 £430
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 4
Average hourly rate £44.00 £50.00 £15.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.00% +227.86%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.20 £50.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.80 £50.00 £102.65
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.75 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+35.71% -